Affordable and fit for basic needs
Display and Design
The HP Pavilion G4-1317AU (F2m46pp) comes with a 14-inch HD LED display with the standard resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. The laptopÂs black colored outfit looks extremely chunky with a thickness of 35.6mm but has a weight of just 2.1 kg. It carries a full sized textured keyboard perfect for compact notebooks. The touchpad is large enough for supporting multiple gestures as well as pinch and scroll function.
Processor and OS
The HP Pavilion G4-1317AU (F2m46pp) is configured with AMD APU Dual Core A4-3330U processor sprinting at a speed of 2.5GHz. Assisting the processor is a RAM of just 2GB which carries enough power to handle simple multitasking needs smoothly. The AMD Radeon HD 6480G graphics card provides the energy required for running powerful videos and games without any lag. The notebook relies on DOS platform thereby forcing the user to install a different OS.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
To support video calls, the HP Pavilion G4-1317AU (F2m46pp) has been spotted with a VGA webcam and a single digital microphone. The 500GB SATA hard disk operating at 5400 rpm offers sufficient space for storing files. With Altec Lansing stereo speakers depending on SRS Premium Sound, you can have a great time while watching videos and movies. You can also burn data on disks rapidly via the 8X SuperMulti Drive supporting Dual Layers.
Battery and Connectivity
The HP Pavilion G4-1317AU (F2m46pp) can run continuously for up to 3 hours with its 6 cell Li-ion battery. The laptopÂs connectivity options include WLAN, Ethernet 10/100/1000 BASE-T, Bluetooth v4.0, 3 USB 2.0 ports, VGA port, HDMI out and digital media reader.
The HP Pavilion G4-1317AU (F2m46pp) is built for users who want to buy a notebook without spending much. Although it has the fuel to run simple tasks easily, it can cause problems if put to powerful tasks. It sports an attractive touchpad and a comfortable keyboard but lacks a USB 3.0 slot.